historyofindia

3300 BCE to 2600 BCE

The Early Harappan Phase, which lasted for about 700 years, starting with the Ravi Phase.

Ravi Phase objects, motifs and images. The pre-Indus Ravi or Hakra Phase dates to approximately 3300-2600 BCE.

The Early Harappan Phase, which lasted for about 700 years, starting with the Ravi Phase.

Interaction Networks of Ravi Phase


Ravi Phase objects, motifs and images. The pre-Indus Ravi or Hakra Phase dates to approximately 3300-2600 BCE.

Three Early Harappan zebu figurines from Harappa
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The earliest animal figurines from Harappa are Early Harappan (Ravi Phase, Period 1 and Kot Diji Phase, Period 2) zebu figurines. They are typically very small with joined legs and stylized humps.

Early Harappan stylized female figurine from Harappa
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The earliest anthropomorphic figurines from Harappa thus far are from the Early Harappan (Ravi Phase, Period 1, and Kot Diji Phase, Period 2) levels.

Ravi phase raw materials
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Flakes of various shades of agate, carnelian, jasper, chert, and lapis lazuli indicate the range of raw materials being processed in this part of Harappa during the Ravi phase.

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